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Women Join Ranks of Iraq's Military

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Women Join Ranks of Iraq's Military

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Women Join Ranks of Iraq's Military

Women Join Ranks of Iraq's Military

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The rebuilding of Iraq's armed forces has brought one new group of people into service: women. Thirty-nine Iraqi women recently completed their military training in Jordan. NPR's Deborah Amos reports.